413 ABA Journal Connecticut articles.
Lawyer appointed to pro bono case can’t avoid representation, federal judge rules
A Connecticut lawyer appointed as pro bono counsel in a prisoner’s civil rights case doesn’t qualify for an…
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Police have seized 19 firearms from a lawyer in Stamford, Connecticut, and charged him with an alleged failure to report the theft of six other guns.
Police think one of…
Jul 12, 2019 10:41 AM CDT
New York is poised to join the increasing number of states that are banning gay and trans “panic defenses” in murder cases. As the ABA Journal reported in January, legislatures have increasingly considered this type of ban.
Jun 26, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
Jun 18, 2019 3:37 PM CDT
The Connecticut Supreme Court overturned 30-year-old murder convictions of two men Friday because the state failed to correct a well-known criminologist’s testimony that a red substance on a towel in…
Jun 18, 2019 11:32 AM CDT
Jun 14, 2019 7:30 AM CDT
Connecticut is expected to become the first state to collect statewide criminal case data from prosecutors broken down by the defendants’ race, sex, ethnicity, age and ZIP code.
Jun 14, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
A Connecticut judge who founded the nation’s second full-time community court died Sunday in his Hartford home at age 76.
Judge Raymond Norko died as a result of cancer, the…
May 15, 2019 2:17 PM CDT
A 73-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to escaping from federal custody where she was serving a 15-year sentence for sending poisoned baked goods to every justice on the U.S. Supreme…
May 7, 2019 9:05 AM CDT